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Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies

  • The Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies

    The Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies is a collaborative, multidisciplinary applied health research center within the UAA Division of Population Health Sciences.

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Applied public health research in Alaska


Our applied research focus supports public health planning and provides opportunities for students to gain research experience. Our faculty and staff have expertise in epidemiologic study design, quantitative and qualitative analysis, geographic information systems (GIS), community engagement, evaluation, and facilitation.

 

 

Our Mission


The Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies is to improve the health of peoples of Alaska and other circumpolar areas through instruction, information services, and basic and applied research in health and medicine. ICHS was established by the Alaska Legislature in 1988.

 

Contact Us


  • Phone: 907-786-6540
  • Fax: 907-786-6572
  • Email: uaa_ichs@alaska.edu
  • Address: 1901 Bragaw, Suite 220, Anchorage, AK 99508

 

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